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The Pat Kenny Show Highlights

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Pat brings you the sharpest analysis of news and current affairs on the radio and fresh perspectives on the issues that will define a generation. Breaking news is interwoven with reflective news features and reports from a variety of reporters based across the country. Experts are on hand to guide listeners on everything from consumer and employment rights and health issues to savvy holiday options. And Pat is joined by all the best personalities from the entertainment world. Listen and subscribe to The Pat Kenny Show on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts and Spotify. Download, listen and subscribe on the Newstalk App. You can also listen to Newstalk live on newstalk.com or on Alexa, by adding the Newstalk skill and asking: 'Alexa, play Newstalk'.

Pat brings you the sharpest analysis of news and current affairs on the radio and fresh perspectives on the issues that will define a generation. Breaking news is interwoven with reflective news features and reports from a variety of reporters based across the country. Experts are on hand to guide listeners on everything from consumer and employment rights and health issues to savvy holiday options. And Pat is joined by all the best personalities from the entertainment world. Listen and subscribe to The Pat Kenny Show on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts and Spotify. Download, listen and subscribe on the Newstalk App. You can also listen to Newstalk live on newstalk.com or on Alexa, by adding the Newstalk skill and asking: 'Alexa, play Newstalk'.

Location:

Dublin, Ireland

Description:

Pat brings you the sharpest analysis of news and current affairs on the radio and fresh perspectives on the issues that will define a generation. Breaking news is interwoven with reflective news features and reports from a variety of reporters based across the country. Experts are on hand to guide listeners on everything from consumer and employment rights and health issues to savvy holiday options. And Pat is joined by all the best personalities from the entertainment world. Listen and subscribe to The Pat Kenny Show on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts and Spotify. Download, listen and subscribe on the Newstalk App. You can also listen to Newstalk live on newstalk.com or on Alexa, by adding the Newstalk skill and asking: 'Alexa, play Newstalk'.

Twitter:

@PatKennyNT

Language:

English

Contact:

1890453106


Episodes

A 600 Kilometre Journey For Alannah Aged 4 Every Week To Receive Chemotherapy

6/18/2021
Alannah Foley began treatment last month due to the growth of a tumour in her eye. However she has to travel from her home in Killorglin, Co Kerry to Crumlin Children's Hospital in Dublin every week, due to the cyberattack on the HSE. Her parents had hoped she could undergo treatment at the closer Mercy Hospital in Cork. But she could not be registered there due to the hacking of the health system. Her Father spoke to Pat this morning to tell him about the treatment and the weekly journal...

Duration:00:04:54

Learn How To Cook Delicious Asparagus, Potato And Parmesan Tart

6/18/2021
Learn how to cook delicious asparagus, potato, and parmesan tart with chef Gareth Mullins. Listen and subscribe to The Pat Kenny Show on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts and Spotify. Download, listen and subscribe on the Newstalk App. You can also listen to Newstalk live on newstalk.com or on Alexa, by adding the Newstalk skill and asking: 'Alexa, play Newstalk'.

Duration:00:04:59

A Busy Weekend Of Sport Ahead

6/18/2021
Euro 2020 continues, spectators return to Croke Park and the US Open tees off in San Diego. With a preview of what is going to be a busy weekend of sport Pat was joined on the show by Off The Ball’s Eoin Sheahan. Listen and subscribe to The Pat Kenny Show on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts and Spotify. Download, listen and subscribe on the Newstalk App. You can also listen to Newstalk live on newstalk.com or on Alexa, by adding the Newstalk skill and asking: 'Alexa, play Newstalk'.

Duration:00:09:29

How Global Herd Immunity Could Be Achieved As Early As January

6/18/2021
Former Editor of the Economist Bill Emmott joined Pat on the show this morning to explain how global herd immunity could be achieved as early as January. Listen and subscribe to The Pat Kenny Show on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts and Spotify. Download, listen and subscribe on the Newstalk App. You can also listen to Newstalk live on newstalk.com or on Alexa, by adding the Newstalk skill and asking: 'Alexa, play Newstalk'.

Duration:00:11:17

Dr Peter Boylan On Government Concerns Of Ownership of National Maternity Hospital

6/18/2021
The government has publicly expressed concerns regarding the ownership of the National Maternity Hospital after it emerged that the State has tried to buy the land the new hospital will be built on but has failed to do so. Dr Peter Boylan Former Master of NMH and author of “ In the Shadow of the Eight” joined Pat to discuss. Listen and subscribe to The Pat Kenny Show on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts and Spotify. Download, listen and subscribe on the Newstalk App. You can also listen to...

Duration:00:18:27

"I had the best night sleep all week." Brittas Bay: Henry's Campervan Tour Day 5

6/18/2021
It’s Day five of Henry Campervan Tour from Ballybunion to Brittas Bay, Henry McKean is taking to the highways and byways of Ireland in his trusty campervan to discover some of our beautiful country’s hidden gems. And to catch up with some fellow staycationers along the way. We are checking in with Henry to see how he got on over the last week in a campervan. Today Henry visits Waterford and Brittas Bay.

Duration:00:11:29

Keep It Local: Unbound - A Quirky Gift Show In Cork City

6/18/2021
Unbound is a local quirky gift shop in Cork city with a strong emphasis on sustainable, fair trade and positive products. Evanne opened the shop 9 years ago after spending a number of years in Australia with her husband working for IKEA. They originally met while working for the company in Scotland. They strive to purchase from suppliers they believe in and with who they can grow with. Particularly intriguing for them is supplying creators who have a story. They try, where possible, to have...

Duration:00:04:22

Edwin Poots’s Short Leadership Of The DUP Has Come To An End

6/18/2021
Edwin Poots’s short, disastrous leadership of the DUP has come to an end. With reaction to this news, Pat was joined on the show by Julian O'Neill, BBC NI home affairs correspondent, Billy Hutchinson, Progressive Unionist Party leader and Councillor for Court DEA representing the Greater Shankill Area. and Colum Eastwood, SDLP Leader and MP for Foyle. Listen and subscribe to The Pat Kenny Show on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts and Spotify. Download, listen and subscribe on the Newstalk App....

Duration:00:19:22

House Prices Are Rising By Almost €500 A Week

6/17/2021
House prices are rising by almost €500 a week and the Central Bank has warned the surge will continue this year and next. For more on this Pat was joined on the show by Rory Hearne Lecturer in Social Policy at Maynooth University. Listen and subscribe to The Pat Kenny Show on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts and Spotify. Download, listen and subscribe on the Newstalk App. You can also listen to Newstalk live on newstalk.com or on Alexa, by adding the Newstalk skill and asking: 'Alexa, play...

Duration:00:09:01

Keep It Local: Unbound - A Quirky Gift Show In Cork City

6/17/2021
Unbound is a local quirky gift shop in Cork city with a strong emphasis on sustainable, fair trade and positive products. Evanne opened the shop 9 years ago after spending a number of years in Australia with her husband working for IKEA. They originally met while working for the company in Scotland. They strive to purchase from suppliers they believe in and with who they can grow with. Particularly intriguing for them is supplying creators who have a story. They try, where possible, to have...

Duration:00:04:31

Do Have We The Capacity To Police Our Own Skies?

6/17/2021
Have we the capacity to police our own skies? Retired Lieutenant Colonel Kevin Byrne was with Pat on the show this morning to discuss our Defence Force’s air defence capabilities. The Pat Kenny Show Listen and subscribe to The Pat Kenny Show on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts and Spotify. Download, listen and subscribe on the Newstalk App. You can also listen to Newstalk live on newstalk.com or on Alexa, by adding the Newstalk skill and asking: 'Alexa, play Newstalk'.

Duration:00:15:17

Our Eason Book Club Reviewed 'The Perfect Lie' by Jo Spain

6/17/2021
Keith Walsh, Claudia Carroll and Stefanie Preissner joins Pat this morning to review our Eason book of the month for June, 'The perfect Lie' by Jo Spain. The Pat Kenny Show Listen and subscribe to The Pat Kenny Show on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts and Spotify. Download, listen and subscribe on the Newstalk App. You can also listen to Newstalk live on newstalk.com or on Alexa, by adding the Newstalk skill and asking: 'Alexa, play Newstalk'.

Duration:00:12:46

Antigen Testing Highlighted Again At The Oireachtas Transport Committee Yesterday

6/17/2021
Antigen testing was highlighted again at the Oireachtas Transport Committee yesterday as CMO Tony Holohan repeated his reservations about what he sees as the limitations of the tests. More on this Pat was joined on the show by Danny McConnell, Political Editor, Irish Examiner. The Pat Kenny Show Listen and subscribe to The Pat Kenny Show on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts and Spotify. Download, listen and subscribe on the Newstalk App. You can also listen to Newstalk live on newstalk.com or...

Duration:00:18:06

Reaction To Joe Biden’s Talks With Vladimir Putin In Geneva Yesterday

6/17/2021
We get reaction and analysis to Joe Biden’s talks with Vladimir Putin in Geneva yesterday with Scott Lucas, Professor of International Politics at the University of Birmingham and editor-in-chief of EA WorldView. The Pat Kenny Show Listen and subscribe to The Pat Kenny Show on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts and Spotify. Download, listen and subscribe on the Newstalk App. You can also listen to Newstalk live on newstalk.com or on Alexa, by adding the Newstalk skill and asking: 'Alexa, play...

Duration:00:10:27

Jamie Bryson Unionist Activist On Possible Demonstrations In The Capital After 12th July

6/17/2021
Could Dublin see protests against the Northern Ireland protocol? We speak to a leading campaigner Jamie Bryson, unionist activist, author of ‘Brexit Betrayed’, editor of Unionist Voice online newsletter who says loyalists are willing to bring their demonstrations to the capital after the 12th of July. The Pat Kenny Show Listen and subscribe to The Pat Kenny Show on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts and Spotify. Download, listen and subscribe on the Newstalk App. You can also listen to Newstalk...

Duration:00:14:39

Science With Luke: 2 Doses Vaccines Hight Effective Against Hospitalistation from Delta Variant

6/17/2021
Luke O’ Neill joined Pat on the show this morning to discuss new analysis shows for the first time that 2 doses of COVID-19 vaccines are highly effective against hospitalisation from the Delta variant. The Pat Kenny Show Listen and subscribe to The Pat Kenny Show on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts and Spotify. Download, listen and subscribe on the Newstalk App. You can also listen to Newstalk live on newstalk.com or on Alexa, by adding the Newstalk skill and asking: 'Alexa, play Newstalk'.

Duration:00:18:40

Saying hi to the RNLI & Wild Campers in Kilmore Quay. Henry's Campervan Tour hits Wexford

6/17/2021
It's Day 4 of Henry's Campervan Tour between Ballybunion and Brittas Bay. Today Henry looks at holiday parks reopening. Henry asks should you rent a campervan before buying one? Henry has made it to Wexford, staying at Morriscastle Strand Holiday Park, and he pays a visit to the RNLI in Kilmore Quay, meeting wild campers along the way.

Duration:00:11:26

"Charles Fort once was a hippy campsite." Kinsale: Henry's Campervan Tour

6/16/2021
It's Day 3 of Henry's Campervan Tour. Henry McKean travels in a campervan between Ballybunion and Brittas Bay. Today Henry pulls up in Kinsale at Charles Fort and meets historical tour guide Barry Maloney. Henry finds out why Charles Fort is haunted, a surfers paradise, popular with campervaners and strategically important throughout the centuries. Henry McKean in Kinsale with Tour Guide Barry Maloney who has written a book simply called 'Kinsale'. Henry's Campervan Tour continues from the...

Duration:00:12:23

Behind The Movie Scenes Of 'The Sting'

6/16/2021
Bill Hughes brings us behind the movie scenes of the classic 'film 'The Sting' Listen and subscribe to The Pat Kenny Show on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts and Spotify. Download, listen and subscribe on the Newstalk App. You can also listen to Newstalk live on newstalk.com or on Alexa, by adding the Newstalk skill and asking: 'Alexa, play Newstalk'.

Duration:00:10:24

Could Covid-19 Alarms Soon Sit Alongside Fire Alarms In Our Classrooms And offices?

6/16/2021
Could Covid-19 alarms soon sit alongside fire alarms in our classrooms and offices? To discuss new Covid-19 Air Monitor technology and its implications Pat was joined this morning by Professor James Logan, Head of the Department of Disease Control at London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine. Listen and subscribe to The Pat Kenny Show on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts and Spotify. Download, listen and subscribe on the Newstalk App. You can also listen to Newstalk live on newstalk.com or...

Duration:00:11:23